Putting slavery firmly on development agenda is just the beginning

From India’s brick kilns to North Korean labour camps in Siberia – from fishing boats off the coast of Thailand to the enslavement of children in cannabis factories and nail bars across the UK – global awareness of the nature and scale of modern slavery is growing. Read more from The Guardian…

Man arrested in major human trafficking probe

A 39-year-old man has been arrested as part of a major human trafficking investigation. The suspect was detained in Belfast and is being quizzed by specialist detectives about human trafficking, labour exploitation, gang master offences and money laundering. Read the story in full from the Belfast Telegraph …